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PO Box 177
Howard Beach, NY 11414

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Today at 16:50HRS we received an initial report of a brush fire at BOX 2034 93-02 165 AVE. A small area Brush fire was located/found in Charles Memorial Park.

Engine 6 (946) responded with Chief Spinelli, F.F. Pasqualicchio, and F.F. Aurilia. The fire was quickly Extinguished using our Booster hose reel.

Thank you to FDNY E.331 for your assistance and support today. It is always a pleasure to work alongside of you .

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l learned not to drive 944 on that sand sunk it down to the body back in early 90s

Wonder what started the fire, Thank you for the quick response ❤️

Great Job WHBFD

Good work gentlemen, stay strong 💪💪💪💪

Nice job

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Nice job....... every kid (and adult) love a firetruck thanks

Earlier today At approximately 1119 HRS we received a report of a private dwelling fire for Box 2064 99 St. and 163 ave upon arrival and investigation at the location the box was transmitted for the 10-75. Fire was extinguished, and no injuries were reported.

Chief Spinelli, EMT/FF Mallon, and EMT/FF Neumann all responded to this Job.

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We are so blessed to have the WHBFD protecting our little town called Howard Beach 🚒🇺🇸

THANK YOU FOR ALL YOU ALL DO ..

Great Job !!

Great work!!!

Good work gentleman

Thank you so much. This is our friends house 🏠

They are the best

Always there

Nice job

Ty!

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Happy Easter and thank you for all you do for our community

Happy Easter.. Be safe out there.!!!

Happy Easter to All

Happy Easter

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Firehouse

The Original Quarters was a house located on the same lot where the current building stands. It was converted into a garage which would be come the firehouse. Through the years many changes were made due to the variations in apparatus.

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Response Area

The West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department And Ambulance Corp. covers the areas of Howard Beach, Rockwood Park, Hamilton Beach, Jamaica Bay, Ramblersville and The Belt Parkway. The Department also responds to John. F. Kennedy Airport on the transmission of a “Crash Box” which is used when a plane confirms difficulty and/or an emergency when trying to land or take off from JFK airport.

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